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Julia Ward Howe

1819 - 1910

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Julia Ward Howe (; May 27, 1819 – October 17, 1910) was an American author and poet, known for writing the "Battle Hymn of the Republic" and the original 1870 pacifist Mother's Day Proclamation. Read more on Wikipedia

Since 2007, the English Wikipedia page of Julia Ward Howe has received more than 672,767 page views. Her biography is available in 26 different languages on Wikipedia (up from 23 in 2019). Julia Ward Howe is the 4,724th most popular writer (down from 3,589th in 2019), the 6,809th most popular biography from United States (down from 4,803rd in 2019) and the 550th most popular American Writer.

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Among writers, Julia Ward Howe ranks 4,724 out of 5,755Before her are Vesna Parun, Karim Rashid, Fyodor Abramov, Dimitar Dimov, Lucy Hawking, and Dương Thu Hương. After her are Daniel Pearl, Pieter Jelles Troelstra, Jorge Edwards, Mamoni Raisom Goswami, Joanna Russ, and Béla Illés.

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Among people born in 1819, Julia Ward Howe ranks 77Before her are Samuel Brannan, Louise Otto-Peters, Jean-Augustin Barral, Constant Fornerod, Władysław Taczanowski, and Klaus Groth. After her are William Powell Frith, Charles Piazzi Smyth, Yakov Polonsky, James Spriggs Payne, Ion Emanuel Florescu, and Joaquín Jovellar y Soler. Among people deceased in 1910, Julia Ward Howe ranks 79Before her are Édouard Colonne, Adolf Schwarz, Louis Henri Boussenard, Emil Zuckerkandl, Alexander Agassiz, and Heinrich Caro. After her are Stamatios Nikolopoulos, Zdenko Hans Skraup, Octave Chanute, Boyd Alexander, Granville Woods, and Georges de la Falaise.

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In United States

Among people born in United States, Julia Ward Howe ranks 6,809 out of 18,182Before her are Charles Willson Peale (1741), Lee Barnes (1906), Telma Hopkins (1948), C. Gordon Fullerton (1936), Annie Easley (1933), and Judy Greer (1975). After her are Daniel Pearl (1963), David Ray Griffin (1939), Louis Clarke (1901), Akebono Tarō (1969), Joanna Russ (1937), and Will Wright (1960).

Among WRITERS In United States

Among writers born in United States, Julia Ward Howe ranks 550Before her are Ann Druyan (1949), Steven Millhauser (1943), Bill O'Reilly (1949), Ben Bova (1932), Richard Russo (1949), and David Peoples (1940). After her are Daniel Pearl (1963), Joanna Russ (1937), Richard Scarry (1919), Reginald Rose (1920), Art Buchwald (1925), and Stephen Hunter (1946).